Apr 18, 2014 · The story of the Donner Party, the ill-fated wagon train that faced horrific circumstances on its way to California, is the subject of books, videos, and, now, Web sites. Calabro's offering is a fine addition to the Donner Party canon and particularly well suited to its young audience, for whom the story of hardship and survival will be nothing 4.7/5(19). Find great deals on eBay for donner party. Shop with confidence. Skip to main content. eBay Logo: Children & Young Adult Non-Fiction Books; Children & Young Adult Fiction Books; Other Books; Expedition of Donner Party & Tragic Fate, E Donner Houghton, 1911 modern reprint. $350.00. or Best Offer +$6.00 shipping. Benefits charity.
The Perilous Journey of the Donner Party. New York: Clarion Books, 1999. ISBN 0-395-86610-3. History for children and young adults. Many photos and illustrations, some never or rarely published before. Bruce R. Hawkins and David M. Madsen. Excavation of the Donner-Reed Wagons: Historic Archaeology along the Hastings Cutoff. Salt Lake City. The Reeds are one of the families that are traveling with the Donner Party. The story is an excellent way to teach elementary school children as well as adults what trailblazing was really like and the severe hardships that went with it. As an elementary school teacher I highly recommend this book. It is an asset to studying California history.5/5(5).
Okay, so I really loved this. Donner Dinner Party is a part of the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales series, which are graphic novels based on various events in history, usually ones that are a bit weird or gruesome. Obviously, the story of the Donner Party is gruesome, but this graphic novel was not graphic (ha ha, you know what I mean).4.1/5. Oct 18, 2013 · Needing a book to read, I decided to look it up on Amazon. Then I saw a different Donner Party book, then another then another, and now my afternoon is consumed by finding the VERY BEST ONE, because I just cannot cope with the idea of wasting my time on a sub par Donner Party book. Seriously, that's how difficult I've made this decision.